April 4, 2018

GPA Law Co-Presents at the Annual State AICM Credit Symposium

On 22 February 2018, our Senior Associate, Mr Dan Rappoport, proudly co-presented with Counsel, Geoffrey McDonald at the Annual State AICM Credit Symposium. The event was […]
March 15, 2018

Time Limits: The Bankruptcy Act

When is a time limit under the Bankruptcy Act, not a limit? When can the Court use the power under s33 to extend time periods set […]
February 28, 2018

Director’s Personal Exposure to Employee Entitlements

Introduction This article examines a case Gavin Parsons & Associates (“GPA”) recently won in the Federal Circuit Court of Australia in proceedings seeking relief under the […]
February 9, 2018

New Privacy Laws – Comply Now or Pay the Penalty

New mandatory data breach notification laws  As of 22 February 2018, all organisations with existing personal information security obligations under the Australian Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (“Privacy […]
February 7, 2018

Validly appointed? Valid security interests? Timely reminder to always check the fine details

A recent decision by the Federal Court of Australia, Knauf Plasterboard Pty Ltd v Plasterboard West Pty Ltd (In Liquidation) (Receivers and Managers Appointed) [2017] FCA 866 (“Knauf […]